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Chesil Bank (Chesil Beach)

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Address: Chesil Beach Car Park Portland Beach Road | Portland, Weymouth DT4 9XE, England
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My sneaky peak at Chesil Beach ..

I just had a quick look at Chesil Beach from top of a view point . Was kindly allowed to park in a pub at the end of Coastguard rd because you cannot drive down any further... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
David K
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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Worthing, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I just had a quick look at Chesil Beach from top of a view point . Was kindly allowed to park in a pub at the end of Coastguard rd because you cannot drive down any further. Walked for about 20 mins , (sign posted for coast ) and had some spectacular views from where i stood. Seeing the odd... More 

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1 Thank David K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful pebble beach with the most amazing pebbles I've seen. The walk is beautiful and a bit demanding because of the pebbles. Nice for walking and views.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we parked in a side road of Fortuneswell (Portland) near a school and sauntered down to this beach, lovely and sunny weather in late January, nice tarmaced beach promenade, easy to climb down steps to the beach, perfect views and great to listen to the waves crushing into the gravel beach and ruffling the stones, sat down there, watching the... More 

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Thank HendelD
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

some of the best views anywhere! Chesil is a magical place to be. The roar of the waves on a rough day or the calm and a sunny day

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2 Thank Felicity V
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A unique beach, very windy and you have to be prepared to walk up the slop to the top but well worth the effort. Visitor centre is interesting too.

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whenever I see Chesil Beach it takes me back to my childhood we spent holidays here at a caravan park. Obviously as a pensioner I see it with different eyes now. It truly is a stunning place to visit looking magnificent on a sunny January day, I love the noise the waves make over the pebbles it is one of... More 

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Chard, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It really doesn't matter about the weather or time of year, Chesil beach is majestic and glorious! With commanding curved views down the coast. Walking in winter, boots are a must as the stony beach can be heavy going but one cannot resist running down the pebble banks!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

First went here when I was about 10, years later it's just as amazing, always go when visiting the area and am never disappointed! Can't wait to go back.

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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Can't beat Chesil Beach for a blast of pure, raw nature. The sea and sky are fantastic and you always feel reinvigorated afterwards.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

This beach is great to sit on and listen to the waves crashing or gently lapping, depending on the weather, onto the pebbles. The pebbles change in size depending on what part of the beach your on. The Portland end have large pebbles and at the other end of the beach they are much smaller, and more comfy to sit... More 

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